I live in a town home complex built in 1958. I first notice black stuff hanging out of upstairs bathroom sink faucet about 6 years ago. Ace hardwa...
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I'm installing sliding glass doors on a shower stall (aluminum frame with frameless glass). The aluminum side jamb vertical fit (on the shower hea...
Please bear with me - I know just enough to be dangerous. I have installed a new granite counter and attached sink in the bathroom. Had no probl...
Hi Folks, Got a double laundry sink in the basement that’s old, and very crudded up. My washing machine drains into the left sink. Occasionall...
When I initially turn on cold or hot water in the kitchen sink I smell and foul odor. After the water runs for several minutes the odor subsides. T...
I have an extra 25 feet of PVC pipe added to my SUMP PUMP discharge on the outside of my home. I am concerned because I live in Fredericksburg, Va....
I have a 1908 Edwardian flat that had a gas fireplace insert. It was really ugly looking so I decided to take it out. There was an unbelievable amo...
HELP!!! The cooling coil in our system has several pin hole size leaks. Can these be repaired or can the coil be replaced? I heard these units are ...
pilot light extinguishes after water is heated Have to relight each time to heat water
Does anyone have any experience with having their home repiped with PEX vs. copper?
The sound of air or gurgling running water can be heard between the tub spout and the on/off handle in the bath/shower combo on the second floor. ...
MY CRANE TOILET TANK HAS A CRACK ON THE BOTTOM OF THE TANK. BECAUSE I HAVE OVER TIGHTENED THE BOLTS. I HAVE BEEN TOLD THAT NEW CRANE TOILET TAN...
for the last 3 weeks the hot water in both bathrooms (sinks & showers) have been getting colder until they are virtually luke warm/cold, there is s...
The bath is probably plastic and around the drain area is a yellow stain made by the hard water standing there for days or even weeks when we don't...
The drain cover outside my kitchen window needs to be raised about 8cm because I am putting a path down at a higher level. I had thought about jus...
We are in the process of running three new yard hydrants from the main water line of our home. All fixtures in the house and two of the new hydrant...
I occasionally smell what seems to be sewage in my house. It's usually in spring or fall when windows are open. I try to keep all the traps full...
Recently, I started hearing "knocking" sounds from the water heater vent. It only happens when hot water is being used somewhere in the household. ...
Im considering using PEX on my home for radiant floor heating. What are some thoughts on the subject?
is there a standard height for the rough plumbing of a kitchen waste pipe? Is 1 1/2" dia the correct size for a kitchen waste on a renovation?